when life gives you raindrops…

Another weekend packed with scheduled photo sessions along with a 50/50 chance for rain in Seattle.  Ah, the perfect conundrum. Do you go for the back-to-back mini session photos or do you attempt the dreadful reschedule?  I love watching the weather and the radar, being prepared for just about anything, but I am not a meteorologist – so I have no idea if your session will be hit with raindrops.  I always prefer clients have a say in doing the photos or not since they will ultimately be their photos!  Are you ok with being under an umbrella for some shots?  I understand either way.  Really I do.

On this given day, it was on and off rain all morning.  I was going to be at the location and I gave clients the choice to show up or not.  How does that saying go…. 80% of success is showing up?!  Or something like that.  On this day, it was!

Well, here we have a super awesome family with two super sweet kids who were ready to embrace the possibility for rain.

All situated for the first photo, and here it comes – the rain!!  Ahhhhhh!  So, I grabbed my cute clear bubble umbrellas and got to work.  The best thing about using umbrellas is that it keeps everyone so close together!  Don’t they look so cuddly!?!

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The fun just continued from there.  The kids had a blast.  Ultimately, I’m SO glad it rained.   The endless genuine smiles are So. Much. Fun!

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This was ALL in a mini session – – – 20 minutes you guys…. the fun just continued!

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I always prefer locations with some pavement.  Can you see how the shots are extended with their reflections on the wet ground?!  I love it!

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At the end we decided to get some with rain coats on!  It’s the best kind of wardrobe change in Seattle in November!  New splashes of color!  So good!

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